Sam Talkow
Sam  Talkow


Delray Beach, Fla.

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180


Last Team:
Pine Crest


Terriers Fall to No. 9/10 Duke, 15-8

Hilburn recorded five points; Burr, Dearth each had a hat trick


Terrier Trio Earns All-League Honors

Dearth, Talkow, Wozniak all recognized; Talkow named Faceoff Specialist of the Year


No. 20 Terriers Edged by Lehigh, 8-7

Hilburn recorded three points (2g, 1a)


BU Bests Lafayette, 16-6

Eleven different Terriers scored; Burr matched career high with four goals


Terriers Knock Off No. 14/15 Harvard, 9-8

Dearth notched six points (4g, 2a); Carson-Banister made 13 saves


Men's Lacrosse vs. Duke - May 4, 2014

The Boston University men's lacrosse team hosted No. 3 Duke on May 4, 2014, at Nickerson Field.


Men's Lacrosse vs. Army - April 5, 2014

The men's lacrosse team hosted Army at Nickerson Field on April 5, 2014.

Took the opening faceoff in all 13 games in which he appeared ... Named Patriot League Faceoff Specialist of the Year ... Selected to All-Patriot League First Team ... Added to Tewaaraton Watch List on March 17 ... Named an Inside Lacrosse preseason All-American ...  Ranked third in the country and first in the Patriot League with a faceoff percentage of .695 (139-of-200) ... Averaged 6.62 ground balls per game, which was ninth-best in the NCAA ... Also had six goals and one assist for seven points ... Twice named Patriot League Faceoff Specialist of the Week (Feb. 8 and March 14) ... Began season with 16-of-18 performance at the X while also scoring a goal, adding an assist and collecting 12 ground balls in 9-5 win over Providence on Feb. 6 ... Went 18-of-21 with 14 ground balls, including an 11-of-11 first-half performance, in 11-6 win over Colgate on March 12 ... Recorded a goal in four straight games from Feb. 16-March 5 ... Scored with 47 seconds left in regulation to force overtime in 10-9 win over then-No. 16 Navy on Feb. 27 ... Went 12-of-20 with four ground balls and a goal in 13-10 win at High Point on Feb. 16 ... Won seven of the last eight faceoffs he took in 10-8 comeback win at Canisius on March 5, ultimately finishing the day 8-of-12 at the X ... Went 11-of-16 with six ground balls at Bucknell on March 19 ... Finished 11-of-16 with six ground balls in 9-8 win at then-No. 14 Harvard on March 22 ... Was 8-of-10 with seven ground balls in 16-6 win at Lafayette on March 26 ... Finished 14-of-18 with nine ground balls against Lehigh on April 2 .. Went 11-of-14 at the faceoff X with five ground balls and a goal at Holy Cross on April 22 ... Won at least 10 faceoffs in each of the first four games.

Took the opening faceoff of all 14 games ... Named to the All-Patriot League Second Team ... Ranked fifth in the NCAA and first in the Patriot League in faceoff percentage at .659 (191-of-290) ... Led the Patriot League in ground balls per game (7.43) and compiled a team-best 104 ... Scored career-high nine goals ... Won an NCAA-best 26 faceoffs and collected an NCAA-best 18 ground balls in 18-11 victory at then-No. 18 Colgate on March 7 ... Earned Patriot League and NCAA.com Defensive Player of the Week honors after record game against Colgate ... Went 20-of-23 with a goal and 11 ground balls in 11-9 win over Bucknell on March 21 ... Went 13-of-21 with nine ground balls in season finale at then-No. 4 Duke on May 3 ... Tallied two goals and was 11-of-16 at the faceoff X in 17-8 win over Lafayette on March 14 ... Began season with 18-of-23 faceoff performance, including a goal and 10 ground balls, in 18-6 win over Mercer on Feb. 7 ... Picked up nine ground balls and was 15-of-24 at the X against Holy Cross on April 17 ... Tallied two goals and won 14 of 26 draws with seven ground balls in 13-9 win over Canisius on Feb. 14.

Took the opening faceoff in all 14 games this season ... Finished 160-of-282 at the faceoff X this season (.567) ... Won at least 10 faceoffs in all but two games this season ... Won a career-high 16 faceoffs and collected 11 ground balls against No. 3 Duke on May 4 ... Scored the fastest goal in program history against Duke, tallying six seconds into the contest to give BU a 1-0 lead ... Finished Duke game with career-high three goals and one caused turnover en route to being named Patriot League Rookie of the Week ... Earned team's Ground Ball Award after collecting a squad-best 94 ground balls ... Won 15 faceoffs and collected a career-best 12 ground balls in collegiate debut at Mercer on Feb. 8 ... Scored first collegiate goal and was 10-of-17 on faceoffs against Lehigh on Feb. 22 ... Went 14-of-21 at the X with eight ground balls against Providence on Feb. 25 ... Went 10-of-15 on faceoffs against Colgate on March 8 ... Won all 12 faceoffs he took and scored a goal at Bucknell on March 22 en route to being named Patriot League Rookie of the Week ... Was 14-of-22 at the X with eight ground balls in 12-7 win at Lafayette on March 15 ... Tallied two assists, collected eight ground balls and won 11 faceoffs against Navy on March 29 ... Found the back of the net and won 12 faceoffs in 9-8 win at Holy Cross on April 19 ... Tallied at least six ground balls 11 times this year.

Played three seasons at Pine Crest ... Was named a First Team All-American and earned Player of the Year honors from the Miami Herald and Miami Sun Sentinel as a senior ... Garnered First Team All-District in each of the last three years ... Also played hockey.

Son of Michael and Amy Talkow ... Has one brother, Ben ... Enrolled in the Questrom School of Business, majoring in business administration and management ... Born on Feb. 5, 1995.

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